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Briefly: Netflix Won Go Unmetered Again, Cosplay Good For You
Lifehacker Australia
Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including Netflix's change of heart on offering unmetered access and the benefits of cosplay. One of the more appealing aspects of Netflix's Australian offering is that it doesn't count against your ...

Cosplay Is A Force For Good Says Australian Research
Kotaku Australia
How can you hate on cosplay? It fun, interesting and for those that partake in the painstaking effort of designing and creating costumes it's an extremely rewarding hobby. Well, it looks like one Australian researcher has proved it: cosplay is a ...

Gizmodo Australia

Behind-The-Scenes Footage Of Avengers 2 Shows How Goofy Movie-Making Is
Gizmodo Australia
It looks like people dressing up in Halloween costumes playing make believe. Which, I guess, isn't too far off from the truth (the people are more beautiful and the costumes more complicated, of course) but really, seeing the behind the scenes footage ...


So you want to cosplay as Daredevil
And it's actually dead easy, so have no fear! One of the best new Marvel heroes this year is dead easy to get right. But to do even a simple costume with all the right details justice? Well you'll be a man without fear soon enough! First up, the ...

Elsa and Olaf: climate change ambassadors
Baltimore Sun
My favorite store, Bed, Bath and Beyond, even sells toothbrushes bearing the likeness of Olaf, the movie lovable and lopsided snowman. Last year alone there were 1.2 million Google searches for Elsa, Olaf and other "Frozen"-themed Halloween costumes.


Cardboard Pterodactyls Are the Perfect Jurassic World Halloween Costumes
It's going to be a banner year for blockbuster movies, which means there will be lots of great costume choices once Halloween rolls around. And if you're partial to the upcoming Jurassic World and its dinosaurs, you'll love Lisa Glover's simple ...

Cosplay, Comics, and Community: The Faces of Anime Boston 2015
Anime Boston took place this past weekend at the Hynes Convention Center. The event, now in its 12th year, gathers cosplayers, animators, and other industry professionals for three days of networking, gaming, and meeting likeminded anime fanatics. Did ...

Entrepreneurs cash in on the rising popularity of St. Patrick Day
The Globe and Mail
Though it doesn't promote the rampant consumerism of Christmas or feature the expensive costume parties of Halloween, St. Patrick's Day nonetheless provides Canadian small business owners the opportunity to boost sales by tailoring their products for ...

The Mary Sue

How To Get Your Partner To Call You “Sherlock” In The Bedroom
The Mary Sue
You know how, each Halloween, the costume industry finds a couple new interesting characters or personas to force awkwardly into their miniskirt-and-fishnets women's costume template, forcing anyone who wants to present as a woman on Halloween and ...

Life-Size 3D Printed Iron Man Suit Used Over 1.8 Miles of Plastic Filament ...
i3 One of the areas which has seen substantial benefit from 3D printing is that of the prop and costume industry. Whether created for movie and set production or printed out as simply a hobby, the design attributes that 3D printing has to offer are ...

Miss Indonesia 20kg costume wins at Miss Universe
Central Java's Borobudur Temple made history at the Miss Universe pageant 2015. Miss Indonesia Elvira Devinamira won the best national costume for her take on the UNESCO World Heritage site. The 20kg costume she wore also bore the style of ...

Reno Gazette Journal

Longtime Sparks costume, tie-dye store to move to Reno
Reno Gazette Journal
But the costume industry has changed with what's called the popup store like the Spirit store or the Halloween store." "The quality of packaged costumes has plummeted, absolutely plummeted … and I can't compete with that type of costume," she said.

Deadly Halloween Across the Nation
NYT > Halloween - Nov 2, 2014
At least 15 people were killed and nine others injured in accidents and a fire connected to the festivities from California to New York.
The Best Halloween Costumes Of 2014, According To Us - Huffington Post (satire)
"halloween costumes" - Google News - Nov 1, 2014

Washington Times

The Best Halloween Costumes Of 2014, According To Us
Huffington Post (satire)
Think you've got an awesome Halloween costume? Well, show us what you got! HuffPost Comedy is back with our annual round up of the best Halloween costumes of the year. We've kicked things off with some of the best costumes the Internet has to offer, ...
Offensive Halloween costumes toe line between good fun, bad tasteWashington Times
From Ebola suits to terrorist garb, Halloween costumes reach new low, critics sayFox News
The 7 Most Offensive Halloween Costumes of All TimeIn Touch Weekly
Christian Science Monitor -KXLY SpokaneKABC-TV
3 Girls Killed in Hit-and-Run While Trick-or-Treating in Santa Ana
NYT > Halloween - Nov 1, 2014
The girls, two of whom were twin sisters, were in a marked crosswalk when they were struck by a sport utility vehicle Friday evening, the authorities said.
Halloween Creeps In Where Local Tradition Ruled the Living and Dead
NYT > Halloween - Oct 31, 2014
As Mexicans prepare for the annual observance commemorating departed ancestors, they are also debating the influence of Halloween on the holiday.

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